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Pelosi, Impediment to Torture Investigation? Pelosi, Resign.

Which matters more to the Democratic Party: the preservation of civil liberty, human rights and constitutional government — or the preservation of Party leaders’ power? We are about to find out. Information continues to dribble out regarding Nancy Pelosi’s early knowledge that the U.S. Government

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Who Follows John Murtha on Military Bills? Magliocchettites?

To date, Congressman John Murtha of Pennsylvania has been a central congressional figure in the FBI’s investigative hairs this year: Murtha is suspected of doling out military contracts in the form of earmarks to the clients of lobbyist Paul Magliocchetti, in exchange for campaign contributions

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Adam Smith Supports Labor Unions

…while another invisible hand flips over and over to incessant distraction in the grave. It tickles me to no end that the name of one of the members of the Congressional Labor and Working Families Caucus is Adam Smith. Tee hee hee hee hee. That

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Congress' Progressive Caucus Characterized by Varying Lassitude

Although the Congressional Progressive Caucus has developed a reputation as a take-no-prisoners group in the House of Representatives, organized and relentless in its pursuit of radical legislation, the reputation doesn’t match reality. A look at the record of the Progressive Caucus shows wide variation among

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?